El País publishes banned Berlusconi pictures

El País, the national daily, has published the banned pictures of naked young women cavorting around Italian President Berlusconi’s pad. http://www.elpais.com/articulo/internacional/Berlusconi/califica/inocentes/fotos/fiestas/publicadas/PAIS/elpepuint/20090605elpepuint_14/Tes Berlu is said to be somewhat miffed. Worth pointing out that most Spanish hate Berlusconi for making Latins look like their sterotypes, while the Spanish media elite hate him for his abortive attempt to take over Spain’s media. I notice that they’ve airbrushed out the faces, while not touching the… ahem… miembro viril? :blush: Continue reading El País publishes banned Berlusconi pictures

los40.com rebuilt with public money

While surfing los40.com -website of Los 40 Principales, Spain’s version of MTV- I noticed that they’re proudly telling people that they’ve been rebuilt using money from EU FEDER funds and a grant from the Ministry of Tourism. Any reason why a commercial pop radio & tv channel gets large grants like this to relaunch their website? Was it an attempt to improve Spain’s ranking in Eurovision? Oh, wait – of course! Los40.com belongs to Grupo Continue reading los40.com rebuilt with public money